SUN MAY 17 COVID-19 UPDATES: Over 10,000 cases in Nebraska; Flyover rescheduled for Monday

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(WOWT) -- Get a quick look at today's local, state, and national developments in the COVID-19 outbreak.


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Today's developments

6:17 p.m. -- As of 6 p.m. Sunday night, the state of Iowa's website reports a state total of 14,651 coronavirus cases and 351 deaths. The website also reports that 7,154 people have recovered and that 100,241 people have been tested statewide.

6:15 p.m. -- As of Sunday night at 6 p.m., The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services reported a total of 10,348 cases in Nebraska and 123 total deaths.

6 p.m. -- Trump wished to see things back to normal in an NBC interview following the first live golf game on television since the pandemic began.

5:45 p.m. -- The nation’s 630,000 postal employees are facing new risks during the COVID-19 outbreak, as they sort mail or make daily rounds to reach people in far-flung locales. More than 2,000 of them have tested positive for the virus, and a union spokesman says 61 workers have died.

5:15 p.m. -- The Nebraska Air National Guard has a flyover planned for tomorrow to honor healthcare workers and all Nebraskans responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.

4:30 p.m. --The Nebraska Department of Correctional Services said a Nebraska State Penitentiary employee has tested positive for coronavirus and is recovering at home. A total of 10 corrections employees and three state inmates have tested positive for the virus so far.

2:35 p.m. -- The Pottawattamie County Health Department has reported three new cases of COVID-19.

2:30 p.m. -- The Douglas County Health Center has confirmed that the 14 residents who previously tested positive for COVID-19 have fully recovered. Three remain hospitalized in stable condition. There are no active cases at the health center, according to the release.

1:35 p.m. -- The Douglas County Health Department has confirmed 203 new cases of COVID-19. The total in the county is now 2,414.

12:55 p.m. -- The testing scheduled for today at South Omaha's OneWorld Health had such a large turnout, tests ran out before the close of the event.

9:55 a.m. -- A judge rejected Martin Shkreli's, a convicted pharmaceutical executive, request to be let out of prison to research a coronavirus treatment.

12:45 a.m. -- A 12-year-old boy from Illinois died of coronavirus complications just after midnight. Ernesto Guzman Lara had underlying health conditions.